political reform - updates

Rappler's latest stories on political reform


Con-Com proposes ban on political turncoats, stricter rules for political parties

May 02, 2018 - 4:44 PM

The Consultative Committee hopes the proposed provisions will lead to 'genuine party politics' based on ideologies instead of on personalities, but at least one member warns this would unduly punish those who feel that their party no longer represents their ideals

ARMM at 25: Political reforms take center stage

Nov 05, 2014 - 2:32 PM

The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao marks its 25th founding anniversary in a month long celebration

REFORMS. The Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao marks its 25th anniversary through a month-long celebration November 2014. Photo by the ARMM Public Information Office

Game changers’ jeopardy

Nov 01, 2014 - 2:21 PM

All those with a mission to reform should be inspired by the Holy Father who remains serene secure and impregnable in the face of adversity

Public discourse, 2016 and the pork barrel scam

Jun 17, 2014 - 2:29 PM

What is at stake is not just whether the accused get convicted that may take years but control over discursive terrain as we move closer to the 2016 elections

Estrada son files anti-pol dynasty bill

Nov 21, 2013 - 4:14 PM

After defending political dynasties during the campaign Senator JV Ejercito now files an anti political dynasty bill but with a limited definition